STK-ID 30874

Allied Airmen Train in Canada: [remark: the Royal Canadian Air Force training school at Summerside, Prince Edward Island, is again alive with activity as airmen from overseas train for NATO defense.] AIR TO AIR SHOT of C-53 Skytrooper (military development of DC-3) airborne. AIR TO AIR HAS of airplane airborne over Summerside. AERIAL SHOT over Summerside airport, of airplane taking off from main runway. MCS of France Air Force cadet plotting course, other entering frame, discussing with first cadet. Front MS of NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) graduates walking towards and past camera as they prep for Wings Parade. MS of Belgian, French, British, Canadian, Norwegian and Italian graduating cadets marching towards camera. MS of four cadets saluting, advancing to receive wings from Air Vice Marshall Slemon of Royal Canadian Air Force. Rear MS of Slemon pinning wings on two graduating cadets. DOLLY MCS along row of NATO cadets at Wings Parade. Rear LS of Slemon taking salute as squadron of graduating airmen march past. GROUND TO AIR ELS of DC-3.


Excerpt from
Eye Witness No. 45
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio